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community. >> the kidnapper and killer could be someone jessica or her family knew. and the f.b.i. is putting four dozen agents on the case to help make an arrest. >> the commitment of the task force of investigators in this case will not waiver. and our commitment to resolve to seek justice on behalf of jessica will only grow stronger. >> but until someone is arrested, fear will also grow in the suburbs of denver. >> back home, a woman comes face-to-face with the men who robbed and attacked her husband in d.c.'s eastern mark. three men charged in that brutal beating. today, a judge ruled they should remain behind bars. maslin was found unconscious on the steps of a capital hill home. he remains in the hopt and has lost sight in one eye and some feeling in parts of his body. tonight, the f.b.i. and federal prosecutors have launched a new robe into the finances of jesse jackson, jr. law enforcement sources tell nbc news the investigation involves an alleged misuse of funds monitored by congress. but there are no specifics tonight. attorneys met with prosecutors this week in an effo
tonight. >>> a 10-year-old girl missing for days is found dead in colorado. >> the fbi is getting involved because this case may be connected to the case of another missing 11-year-old. >> police worked through the night. >> this afternoon ad about i did was discovered two law enforcement. it is the body of jessica ridgeway. authorities are still awaiting a positive i.d. which they said could take a wheel. >> from the helicopter you have footage of the body which would show the body is not intact. >> reporter: on sunday police were able to find her backpack and a water bottle. the discovery comes after police said they were confident the parents aren't a suspect. >> you don't want to experience it. >> reporter: her father lives out of state and is in custody battle with the mother. >> we want to inform the community this is as important that they utilize that tip line. >> reporter: the fbi is investigating whether there was a possible connection between reg wie's case and -- ridgeway's case and another one. the wyoming -- while there isn't a definitive connection, police are searching for
a dozen group homes in montgomery county. >>> the fbi wants your help to find a bank robber. he is a nats fan as well. in fact, he was wearing a nationals cap, a dark suit and a tie as the suspect demanded money from a teller at the bank at 1753 connecticut avenue last friday. after he left the bank, the fbi hailed a cab and got away. he is described as a white male, late 20s to early 30s. 5'6". between 150 and 190-pounds. >> we are now less than 24 hours away from the first professional playoff baseball game in washington in some 79 years. the series between the nats and the cardinals is now all knotted up at one game a piece. and nat fans can't wait for the first pitch of the game tomorrow. only problem, that 1:00 start announced only yesterday, which forces a will lot of holders to choose between baseball and going to work. >> it's been really tough to decide what to do. and me and some of my guys are just having to pass on tomorrow's game because it's at 1:00. >> that's a shame. >> it's terrible. it's killing us. >> the start time for game four between the nats and cards is bett
. everything from low sodium food to clothing and computer hard drives. >>> fbi says it is worse than ever, just ahead, what the agency is going to do about the growing number of people terrorizing pilots in the sky. good morning everyone, we had rain roll through the area last night. now, we are nice and dry on maryland's most powerful radar. that could be changing in to the afternoon and evening. we will do what we did yesterday today. temperatures are cold this morning, coming in at 38 degrees in glennwood and dew points 38. we are dealing with fog this morning, jefferson, more of the same with temperature around 38. winds on the light side and variable. this morning and this afternoon. ellicott with the temperature at 39 degrees. on this day, the temperatures this morning are in the 30s, it's a cold one. we are looking at patchy fog across the area. five miles of reduced visibility in york. a crash in arundel county, route 2, if if you are using 97, no delays up to 695. 95 also going to be in great shape heading to bwi airport. no problems, nice and clear as you head up towards the tun
in arizona. the fbi says that friendly fire likely killed agent nicholas ivie. another agent was wounded in the incident. the fbi says it is investigating what is going on. but it appears that only the two agents were involved in that gunfire. >>> and an extraordinary trial in vatican city ending with a guilty verdict. the former butler to pope benedict xvi was sentenced to 18 months in prison for stealing confidential documents and passing them on. the vatican says the pope will most likely pardon him. >>> and leaders saying this man killed soldiers before defecting, they heard gunshots before the soldier crossed the heavily armed guard between the two countries. thousands defect each year from north korea. >>> and today, the cdc announc d bacterial meningitis cases were found. dr. sanjay gupta explains how the meningitis cases got started. >> dr., we're talking about fungal meningitis. and it is not as common, we're hearing about the bacteria, treated with antibiotics, or the most common, which is viral meningitis. we typically hear about that on college campuses. fungal meningitis can
and everything from taxes, the economy, to abortion, to libya. >>> also this half hour, from colorado, the fbi is asking the public for any help in finding the kidnapper of 10-year-old jessica ridgeway, as police work to identify what is believed to be her body and not in one piece sadly. >> not the ending anyone wanted for the story. >>> this morning, new evidence the housing market is heating up there. homes getting snapped up in days. even the return of bidding wars. some positive economic news. >>> and later, whitney houston's daughter bobbi kristina with a bomb shelf announcen't about her engagement. her fiance is someone very close to home, extremely close to home. we're going to have it all coming up in "the skinny"." >> huh, bizarre story there. again, is it -- is it really what it is? or little promotion for the reality show that is coming out in a few days later this month. we'll let you decide that one. >>> but first, the one and only vice-presidential debate last night. joe biden, paul ryan walked out onto the stage. both ready to rumble. >> the two men snickered, s
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200 bucks to the maryland comptroller. she says it's a twist on a scam the fbi warned about weeks ago. where web users end up on a compromised site that infects the computer and gives scammers the chance to lock them up and demand a ransom. >> it's fraudulent and fake and not something, don't send anyone money. that's not being authorized by the comptroller of maryland. >> reporter: scammers want you to think it is. the comptroller's office is putting the word out so you won't be the next victim. we know it's out there. >> reporter: joce sterman, abc2 news. the best way to head off the scam is to make sure that your computer is up to date with all your antivirus software. never click on links or attachments. if you computer locks up with the message, you will need tech help to completely clean out the computer. if you want to question the validity of the messages, you should call the office directly, they will help you out. >>> time for a check on the weather, obviously a big story, so much is going on. some kids are out for the day because it's columbus day. >> pressure is always on
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nations the '90s. >>> the fbi now thinks that border patrol agent may have died by friendly fire. nicolas ivey was shot and killed in california. initially officials said ivey and his colleague were wounded after responding to a censor. authorities say the only shell casings found at the scene were those belonging to the agents. >> as you know, investigators are made progress into the investigation into agent ivey's death andre looking into the possibility that it was a tragic accident. the result of friendly fire. the fact is the work of the border patrol is dangerous. all of us wear the uniform know this and yet this special creed of men and women willingly put themselves in harm's way to serve their country and to protect their communities against those who wish to do us harm. >> that news comes as homeland security secretary janet napolitano traveled to arizona to meet with officials and ivey's family. reacting to his death, napolitano said in part "this tragedy reminds us of the risks our men and women confront, the dangers they willingly undertake while protect our facing's borders.
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police and fbi have been looking for the gunman who shot a boarder patrol agent. tonight it was likely one of his own who shot him. nicholaus ivy was on patrol when gunshots rang out. he and two other agents rang fire. they say most of the evidence points to friendly fire. >>> if you had a stair rids shot for -- steroids shot for back pain, you need to see a doctor. contaminated by a rare strain of of fungal , meningitis. usually only causes problem for people with immune problems. here it was injecd into the spine. up to the brain, causes inflammation. and here it actually caused a stroke. >> early symptoms can be headaches, fever, a stiff neck and take anywhere from a week to a month to develop. health officials are on high alert. see if it's from that tainted source. doctors say early treatment can make the difference here. >> american airlines thinks it may have solved little problem where the seats come loose on flight. the floor mounting tracks became worn overtime and repeated spills of soft drinks loosened up the bolts. canceled dozens of flights while they try to fix the seats
to get life in prison. fbi says the number of lacer pointers aimed at airplanes is reaching an epidemic level. could be 3700 laser attacks by the end of the year. laser pointers can cause pilots to become temporarily blind which creates a dangerous situation at takeoff and landing. >>> today is columbus day, a lot of things are closed including post offices, they are shutdown so they don't have to -- don't expect mail. that's one thing to keep in mind and banks are closed today. >>> vp candidates are preparing to go head to head on the heels of the first presidential debate. they are going to meet to debate on thursday. >>> people are buying fewer greeting cards and opting for sending their congratulations on line. the shift is a challenge for the nation's largest greeting card company, hallmark, which has announced it will close a kansas plant, 300 people will lose their jobs. >>> first commercial flight of the international space station lifted off from florida. 10 minutes in to flight the capsule separated and on its way to the station. the company space x is behind the launch shings
and disappeared a week ago after leaving her home to meet friends. the fbi is involved in the case. >>> and closing arguments are set for today in the trial of a woman who admitted to beating her toddler and gluing her hands to the wall. they want a 45-year prison sentence. >>> right now the endeavor is on a journey into the home at the california science center. it will make its way aleut a route where trees are removed and traffic lights had to be taken down to accommodate the massive shuttle. >>> it will cost you more to mail a letter n january a first class forever stamp will now cost 46 cents. there is something else new for next year. the globele stamp for 1.10. you can mail it anywhere in the world. >> the nobel prize is not going to a person this year, it is going to a group. the european union won the award for 60 years of to the advancement of peace and human rights t is in the midof it a crisis since it was founded facing failing economies and the number of countries. >>> a tall glass of clean fresh water is what is in store. that's the goal for baltimore city talking
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with the fbi to solve the murder mystery. >>> metro blames stolen electronics for a spike in its latest crime report. the transit agency says crime is up almost 7% between january and now compared to last year. 79% of reported cases involve property damage, such as car break-ins, thefts, and arson. the other 21% include robbery, assault, rape, and homicide. those cases were reported at the anacostia rail spags. that was covered by college park and gallery place. >>> tomorrow the transit agency will hear plans to accommodate the inauguration crowd. metro plans to create a specially priced commemorative smart trip card. riders will have to pay peak time fares despite inauguration falling on the martin luther king holiday. >>> kwame brown will learn his fate next month on felony bank fraud charges. until then, the former d.c. council chairman must follow a strict sur fcurfew and other st rules. the judge set a curfew of 11:30 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. for brown. brown was ordered to return to court yesterday because he failed to report to authorities by phone three times. brown must follow these rules i
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anything out of the ordinary, any evidence that we can find. >> at roadblocks police and fbi agents are stopping everyone, asking questions, searching cars. >> in the last couple of weeks have you heard anything suspicious? cops are saturating the streets, knocking on every door. >> a team of divers was asked to check a lake near jessica's house, but found nothing. >> we were hoping we would get anything, just a piece that would steer this investigation and guide us into a more focused way and we still -- it is a very broad investigation. we just don't have that piece yet. >> she left to meet friends for the walk to school, but the girl with the pink and purple glasses never arrived. her mother sarah who works nights and was asleep missed the call. she woke that afternoon to a nightmare. by the time she called police jessica had been missing 8 hours. >> investigators are reviewing recent calls for possible connections. they note that just two weeks ago, her school sent a letter warning about stngers. >> even though there was a custody battle between her mother and father who live in
morning. on thursday, metro's lawyers told the judge that the fbi was investigating a promise of violence if those controversial ads went up in d.c. but the judge ordered that those ads go up by 5:00 this evening citing the first amendment. the ads paid for by the american freedom defense initiative say, quote, in any war between civilized man and the savage, support the civilized man. support israel. defeat jihad. many say they are offensive because they equate muslims with savages. citing concerns from the fbi, metro wanted to delay displaying the ads until the protests in the middle east over the innocence of muslims film subsided. the sponsor you'd to have them put up immediately and won and district attorney they have the use of the word savage. -- the sponsor sued to have them put up. >> any war on innocent civilians is savagery. the slaughter of the fogel family, a jewish family in their beds is savagery. >> reporter: the ads first and in 10 new york city subway stations and in san francisco. the ap reports there have been some defacing of the ads in new york and san francisco but
pervasive, it prompted the f.b.i. to put out a warning. the bureau says it's getting dozens of ransom ware complaints each day. >> it's one of the more destructive pieces of mall ware because -- malware because they'll encrypt the files. if you don't pay, they can just delete them. >> reporter: the hackers use such complicated methods, it's virtually impossible to recover your data. it's believed most are operating overseas so track be them down has become -- tracking them down has become futile as well. one reason some fall for the scam? the messages look like they're coming from the government accusing users of things like child pornography. >> it frightens people and preys on their fear. >> in retrospect, the amount of grief this will cause us would have been well worth the ransom but that wasn't the approach we took. >> reporter: steve never did pay the ransom nor degette his data back, -- did he get his data back, even after taking his computer to some of the best experts in the industry. if. >> if you think you've been a victim of ransom ware, you'll need to reach out for assistance.
on her way to school, speak out for the first time, as fbi agents swoop in on jessica ridgeway's home. dogs scouring the backyard for new clues. >>> developing now. a prostitution scandal rocking the tourist town of tenenbaum. a zuma fitness instructor is charged and a trove of videotapes. everyone there is bracing as police prepare to release her client list. >>> 50 cents, please. >> good grief. >> he's a good man, that charlie brown. so popular, he's headed back to the big screen with snoopy, lucy, linus and all his pals. why even's on their feet for "peanuts" right now. >>> and good morning, everyone. it may be raining outside. but that music puts you in such a great mood, doesn't it? >> brings me back. >> it sure does president gre. great to have you here. amy robach. robin is recovering from her transplant. >>> big rallies for both candidates in the battleground state of ohio. and this morning, polls continue to show a surge for mitt romney. >> and listen to this story. it outraged me and everyone here all morning long. a young, 14-year-old girl. she inspired so many as a symbol
told the judge thursday that the fbi was investigating a credible threat of violence if the posters went up here in d.c. but the judge went ahead and ordered those posters be placed into metro systems and said basically this was a first amendment issue. they say, in any war between civilized man and the savage, support the civilized man. support israel, defeat jihad. many say the ads are offensive, because they equate muslims with savages. citing those concerns from the fbi, metro wanted to delay displaying the ads until the protests in the middle east over that innocence of muslims films has subsided. the sponsors sued to have them put up immediately and won. riders have mixed feelings. >> it's discrimination, because it's not right to generalize the jihad terrorists and muslims. >> they should be allowed on free speech grounds, but i think it's irresponsible. >> this is america, it's freedom of speech. >> reporter: a woman was arrested last month in new york after she tried to deface one of the signs there. they went up there on september 24th in new york. the signs are also up on
responding to a sensor that went f near the u.s.-mexico border. another agent was wounded. fbi reports it may be a case fire.endly shows no one but the agents were involved. family and friends gathered for vigil in arizona on friday. police avenue clue in the search missing a 10-year-old colorado girl. jessica was last seen friday as walked to a parked amid classmates before school. a backpack was found sunday on a sidewalk 6 miles from her home. likely linked to her. it has led investigators to expand their search. 800 volunteers spent the weekend scarring the trails and hillsides. between twoawl wedding parties in philadelphia camera.ht on take a look. this was crazy. at least 100 people were in a fight that took place at a hotel bar. dozens of officers were called out, hoping to restore order. uncle of one of the brides had a heart attack and died. some were arrested and several taken to an emergency room. it's not clear what started the fight. >> unbelievable. gas prices are unbelievable in california, at an all-time high. average gallon of regular in is $4.66. much higher and some califo
or myself as a talk show host for questioning what the pentagon, what our military, what the fbi, the c,o ia and our government regardless of the political platt form our president, she is entitled to her opinion. but i don't feel that we should just bomb every country when an ambassador is killed. i feel that's an emotional reaction. that's not something we as a nation need to do regardless of politics. megyn: you have a journalist expressing strong opinions about what we need to do in afghanistan. but she is an expert. is this so different -- she is a war correspondent. >> is it different than political reporters going on sunday shows expressing their views on politics? >> many liberals are trying to say she was attacked in egypt therefore this is too emotional for her. this woman has gone around the world and is saying the same thing several military individuals current and past have been saying for months on end to silent and deaf ears in media. what did we hear this month, this idea from washington. we were supposed to have some sort of peace treaty with the taliban. now they abandoned
that brooks is helping the fbi with its investigation into gray's campaign. >>> today, the national zoo will release a cause of death for its newborn panda cub. in this morning's news conference, zoo officials will all let everyone know how the cub's mother, mei xiang, is doing. she has slowly been returning to her normal activities sins her cub died last month less than a week after it was born. >>> coming up next, we're following breaking news out of the middle east where i aman as -- where a man has been killed on his way to work at a u.s. embassy. >>> we're back in a moment. n a [ female announcer ] it's one of the hardest decisions a family can make... realizing a nursing home is the only choice. for many middle class families, medicaid is the only way to afford the care. but as a governor, mitt romney raised nursing home fees eight times. and as president, his budget cuts medicaid by one-third and burdens families with the cost of nursing home care. we have a president who won't let that happen. [ obama ] i'm barack obama and i approved this message. [ man ] when i'm in my zone..
..... ransomware has become so pervasive... the fbi has put out a wwrning.... 3 steve merrrfield is just one of the victims.... after 27 years in business, he wass preparing to sell his sporting realiied all hhs computer data was frozen... including "the last words i remember is this is not ggod. this is not good." it turned out hackerss machine and flassed a message. for 3000 dollars, merrifield coold have his data back..but it didn't stop here. he'd additional thousand doolars for each week he didn'tt comply. he'd been hit with ransomware. i can say it's appropriately named. you feel &pvictimized you feel helplees. p//bbtt to///it's one of the more destructive pieces of malwarr because they'll encrypt those files and if you them.. the hackers use such it's virtually impossible to recover your data. and the messagee often look like they're from the government accusing users of things likee phild pornography."it preysson theii fear." "in retrospect the amounttof grief been well worth the ransom, e - buu that waan't the approach we took." 3 experts say most ransomware hackerssare operating
was found some six miles from her home. authorities have canvassed while after mile. tuesday the fbi was back at jessica's home, leaving with bags, police say her mother and father are fully cooperating. >> it's the worst thing i've ever been through. >> and then you get the pit in your stomach that you don't want any parent, any parent to ever experience this in their whole entire life. >> reporter: the little girl who loves to dance, often giggling and always playing with her dolls, has been gone for almost a week. >> we'll never stop looking. we love her. >> next at 5:00, disappointment at nats park. >>> was it worth the wait? baseball fans have waited an awful long time to have a home play-off game in the nation's capital. today there wasn't much to cheer about. good evening, everybody. i'm jim handly. >> and i'm wendy rieger. well, ouch. this one hurt a little bit. yeah, it was our first-ever home play-off game for the washington nats, but yikes. >> fans filled the stands early. some left early, hoping to watch the nats win this game today. dan hellie joins us live from nats par
, thank you. >>> here's a fan the nats can do without. the f.b.i. wants you to take a good look at the man in this surveillance photo. he's wanted for robbing a td bank on connecticut avenue on friday. police say he handed the teller a note demanding money. then took off in a cab. the man was last seen wearing a dark suit and tie and dark nationals baseball hat and sunglasses. >>> former d.c. council chair kwame brown is in more trouble this morning. he's been placed under a curfew in order to make weekly visits with court officials. this order came yesterday after brown failed to make three required phone calls. he resigned as you remember last june after pleading guilty to bank fraud and a misdemeanor campaign finance violation. an angry judge richard leon told brown he's not putting himself in the best position ahead of his sentencing and warned him not to, quote, tempt fate. >>> howard brooks should learn his fate later today. brooks was the former campaign consultant to d.c. mayor vincent gray who admitted to secretly funneling money to former candidate suleman brown. it was all part
agent killed arizona. the fbi thinks he may have been killed by friendly fire. they said they came under fire after responding to a sensor that went off. but authorities say the only shell casings found at the scene were those belonging to the agents. >> as you know, investigators have made progress into the investigation into agent's death, and they're looking into the possibility that it was a tragic accident. the result of friendly fire. the fact is the work of the border patrol is dangerous. all of us who wear the uniform know this and yet these men and women willingly put themselves in harm's way to serve their country and protect their communities. against those who wish to do us harm. >> that news comes as homeland security secretary janet napolitano travels to arizona to meet with officials and the family reacting to the border patrol agent's's death, she said in part, quote, this tragedy reminds us of the risks our men and women confront, the dangers they willingly undertake while protecting our nation's boards, end quote. he's the third border patrol agent killed in the line of
't officially tied the crime scene to the missing girl, but they do believe that jessica was abducted. the fbi and police will be back on the scene today to search for more clues. >>> just two days after jerry sandusky was sentenced for molesting 10 young boys, word this morning that his $59,000 annual pension has been revoked. the news comes as we learn more about the letters the former penn state assistant football coach and his wife sent to the judge before his sentencing. in those letters they both portrayed themselves as victims of a conspiracy and wrote that the justice system let them down. >>> after 30 years fast food chain wendy's is getting a new look. check it out. their logo is changing and hopes of branding itself as a higher end hamburger chain. it features the company's name written in a newer red font and the always recognizable girl in red pigtails appear as little more mature. this is the fifth logo update since the company was found inside 1969. i didn't realize wendy's was that old, 1969. i don't think i realized that. >> yeah. the girl looks pretty much the same to me. >
want her to walk through that back door. i need her to walk back through that door. >> as fbi officials search the girl's home and leave with bags of evidence. >>> and heaven help us. a nun walks into a convenience store and is caught on camera stealing beer. whether she's the real deal or someone in disguise, she's got some confessing to do today, wednesday, october 10th, 2012. >>> from nbc news, this is "today" with matt lauer and savannah guthrie, live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. >>> and good morning. welcome to "today" on a wednesday morning. i'm matt lauer. >> good morning, everyone. i'm savannah guthrie. more on the chilling new time line of the deadly attack in libya and today's hearing in a moment, but meantime, in the presidential race, it looks like mitt romney is not the only one you might say is ruffling feathers a bit on "sesame street." >> that show is calling on president obama's campaign to pull its new ad featuring big bird, and romney is blasting his opponent for focusing so much attention on that one moment from last week's debate. we'll talk about all that a
for her killer. abc's clayton sandell tells us how the fbi is hoping to break this case open. >> reporter: officers are searching fields, ravines and neighborhoods near where a body was discovered late wednesday. sources tell abc news, the remains belong to 10-year-old jessica ridgeway, who vanished a week ago, walking to school in nearby westminster. but a frustrating lack of suspects is now prompting investigators to release a profile of who they believe committed this gruesome crime. >> that would be your boss, your friend, and ultimately could be your family member. >> reporter: the new profile by the behavioral analysis unit says the likely suspect is probably male. and may have missed work or suddenly left town. he may have already changed his appearance. or gotten rid of his car. abc news has learned investigators are focusing on cell phone towers near jessica's home, where her backpack was found, and where the remains were discovered. if a phone number registered at all three towers, it could led to a suspect. >> we all have children of her own. and it could have been our child. >
the f.b.i. to put out a warning. the bury -- bureau is getting dozens of complaints a day. >> it's one of the more destructive malwares. >> bruce snow says hackers use such sophisticated methods, it's virtually impossible to recover your data. it's believed most are operating overseas. one reason some apparently fall for the scam is the messages look like they're from the government, accusing users of things like child pornography it. >> frightens people and preys on their fear. >> in retrospect, the amount of grief this will cause us would have been well worth the ransom but that wasn't the approach we took. >> steve merryfield never paid the ransom nor did he get his data back even after taking his computer to experts in the industry. >> after 10 days of diligence, they regret to inform me that they cannot recover the data. >> in many cases, you can remove the virus by performing a system restore to a date prior to the infection but in other cases the virus cannot be removed. i hate viruses on computers, it never ends well. >> 6:26 and tony, wet at the airport? >> it's 51. >> warming
years. >>> the fbi says a preliminary investigation has found friendly fire is likely to blame for the death this week of a border patrol agent along the arizona-mexico border. agent nicolas ivey and two others were responding to an alarm triggered by a censor aimed at detecting people entering the u.s. illegally. ivey was fatally shot. another agent was wounded. >>> health officials say there are now 47 cases in seven states of people sickened by a deadly meningitis outbreak. five people have died after receiving steroid shots for back pain. those shots made by the new england compounding center may have been contaminated with fungal meningitis. >>> food and drug officials confirm that salmonella has been found in new mexico-based sunland, a plant that makes peanut butter products for trader joe's and several other large national grocery trains. the trader joe's peanut butter is now linked to 35 salmonella illnesses in 17 states, most of them california and texas. >>> italy's mount etna is rumbling again. signs of registered activity in a recently opened crater this week. euro
: gallagher has turned over threatening posts and voice mails to the fbi. >> they understand the severity of what's happening. >> reporter: and so does one cyber security expert who says the threats to gallagher cannot be dismissed. >> i think what he is facing is a bunch of hackers who are taunting him and saying look what you have done, don't mess with us. >> reporter: well, "smiley" opens tonight in select amc theaters nationwide, and it will be interesting to see the box office numbers and the dvd sales are like for a movie really about life in the digital age imitating art, imitating life. savannah? >> let me comprehend that. mike typy in los angeles, thanks so much. >>> we want to turn now and get a check of the wetter from al. >> thanks so much, savannah. a little brisk out here. everybody feeling pretty good. got some friends here from nebraska who are very excited about nebraska, and your weather out west is going to be a big problem for nebraska later. all that moisture makes its way in. look at this. we've got three big systems making their way into the pacific northwest and th
call police. fbi agents and police are still urgently going door-to-door. they even asked william kessel to search a locked room to make sure jessica wasn't inside. she wasn't. >> they have to rule that room out. >> reporter: we're now going into the fifth day since jessica failed to show up here at school. and in that exclusive video, investigators and her family want you to see her face and hear her voice, hoping that someone will provide this case the break that it needs. we also expect to hear from jessica's family for the first time later today. george? amy? >> clayton, thanks very much. >>> we're going to turn, now, to the shocking moment at sunday's nfl game in kansas city. some hometown fans actually cheered when the chief's quarterback was knocked flat with an injury. and one of his teammates is fighting back, comparing the hecklers to the crowds at the coliseum in roam. and this sparked a lot of soul-searching in kansas city. >> a lot of people wondering what happened there. kansas city fans critical of matt cassel's performance over the weekend. but when he took that hi
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